Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
913 PM EST MON NOV 3 2014

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...THE ELKINS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1899 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              87   10/03/2005
                        10/02/1927
                        10/06/1900
 LOW               11   10/21/1952
HIGHEST            77   10/27        MM      MM       83  10/06
                        10/13
                        10/03
LOWEST             29   10/31        MM      MM       20  10/26
                        10/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.0              64.0    -1.0     65.7
AVG. MINIMUM     41.6              38.4     3.2     41.0
MEAN             52.3              51.2     1.1     53.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               9.0    -2.0       10
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.43   1954
 MINIMUM         0.26   1924
TOTALS           6.54              2.85    3.69     1.31
DAILY AVG.       0.21              0.09    0.12     0.04
DAYS >= .01        20              11.5     8.5       11
DAYS >= .10        12               6.6     5.4        4
DAYS >= .50         7               1.8     5.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.2     0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.68   10/15 TO 10/15           10/07 TO 10/07
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    10/07(00) TO 10/07(00)
                                                 10/24(00) TO 10/24(00)4
                                                 10/24(00) TO 10/24(00)4

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.0   2012
TOTALS            0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31           10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     388               431     -43      365
 SINCE 7/1        535               591     -56      501
COOLING TOTAL       2                 4      -2       10
 SINCE 1/1        505               475      30      533
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/270    DATE  10/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/160    DATE  10/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               22     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      25     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      3

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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